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George Osborne has told MPs that future changes to disability benefits will have to be managed “in a better way”
The British System

George Osborne has told MPs that future changes to disability benefits will have to be managed “in a better way”

Following Iain Duncan Smith’s damming letter about him, George Osborne has admitted to MPs at today’s treasury select committee that future changes to disability benefits must be managed in a better way. Since the former work and pension secretary’s letter went public, George Osborne and David Cameron have had their […]

The State of Welfare
The British System

The State of Welfare

There are numerous factors that adversely affect the status and effectiveness of the welfare state; Economy, Globalization, Demography, Immigration. There are various challenges facing the welfare state in the 21st century, these include; ageing populations, changing structure of the economy, migration, labour markets, globalization and ideological differences. After carrying out […]